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Sometimes a Great Notion

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Running Time: 114 mins.MPAA Rating: PG
Genre: Action, Drama


Paul Newman

Henry Fonda

Michael Sarrazin

Richard Jaeckel

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Hank Stamper and his father, Henry Stamper own and operate a family logging business in Oregon. When Hank's half brother, Leland returns after a ten year absence tensions rise. Leleand resents his father's treatment of his late mother. Henry doesn't like his prodigal son's hippie mind-set. And Hank perceives Leland as a threat to his position in the family business. He has reason to worry. It isn't long before his neglected wife begins an affair with Leland.